James Cameron Announces Resignation from RealD Board of Directors

James Cameron Announces Resignation from RealD  Board of Directors

RealD Inc., a leading global licensor of 3D technologies, today announced the resignation of James Cameron from its Board of Directors due to the rigorous demands of his filmmaking commitments.

Cameron is currently dedicated to finalizing the scripts for Avatar 2 and Avatar 3 and hopes to begin production on these 3D films by the end of 2013.

"I would like to extend my sincere gratitude to Jim for his contributions as a RealD board member," said Michael V. Lewis, Chairman and CEO of RealD. "His cinematic achievements and evangelism of 3D filmmaking continue to play a key role in advancing our industry. I look forward to seeing Avatar 2 and Avatar 3 released in RealD 3D in the coming years."

"The increasing demands on my schedule in 2013 have made serving on RealD's board impractical going forward," Cameron said. "However, I am excited to continue my long-standing collaboration with RealD to jointly promote the merits of 3D filmmaking."

Cameron joined RealD's Board of Directors in July 2010.

About RealD Inc.

RealD is a leading global licensor of 3D technologies. RealD's extensive intellectual property portfolio is used in applications that enable a premium 3D viewing experience in the theater, the home and elsewhere. RealD licenses its RealD Cinema Systems to motion picture exhibitors that show 3D motion pictures and alternative 3D content. RealD also provides its RealD Display, active and passive eyewear, and RealD Format technologies to consumer electronics manufacturers and content producers and distributors to enable the delivery and viewing of 3D content. RealD's cutting-edge technologies have been used for applications such as piloting the Mars Rover.

RealD was founded in 2003 and has offices in Beverly Hills, California; Boulder, Colorado; London, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia; Shanghai, China; Hong Kong; and Tokyo, Japan. For more information, please visit our website at www.reald.com.

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